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Photo NumberPH036_4551
Title on ObjectWanico, Umatilla Indian
TCI TitleWanico Umatilla Tribe
General NotesA Native American man, identified as Wanico of the Umatilla tribe, is standing outside in front of a cloth backdrop. He is wearing a Euro-American shirt, a wide-brim hat, a vest, a scarf, boots, and woolly chaps. His hair is tied into two braids. He is holding a bow in his left hand and has a knife tucked into the waistband of his chaps. There are garden plants within the man's immediate vicinity. A lattice-work fence is on the left. A house and tree are visible in the background.
TCI NotesOutside photograph of a man with a hat, neck scarf, longsleeved shirt with a vest, and woolly chaps and boots. In his left hand is a bow and he has a knife that is placed in the waist band of the chaps, he is standing in front of a cloth backdrop next
TCI TermsMan
Shirt, Cloth
Vest, Cloth
Chaps, Wooly
Back Drop
TCI ClassesOutside Photograph; Person; Buildings; Weapon; Cowboy Apperal
SubjectIndians of North America
Bow (Archery)
Braids (Hairdressing)
Euro-American clothing
Umatilla Indians
Chaps, Leather
Studio props
PhotographerMoorhouse, Lee
Date in Photo1897 - 1920
RightsThis image is in the public domain. Acknowledgement of the University of Oregon Libraries as a source is requested.
RepositoryUniversity of Oregon Libraries - Special Collections and University Archives
Collection TitleMoorhouse Collection
Source FormatGlass-plate negative
Source Conditionscratching
Sub TypeOutside Photograph
Image (File) Size321,644 bytes
Capture MethodScanned in transmissive mode with Silverfast AI 6.0 on UMAX PowerLook III flatbed scanner (Scanner B). Levels adjusted from 0 - 1.00 - 255 to 29 - 1.00 - 195 prior to capture.
Resolution125 dpi
Processing HistoryScanned images enter Photoshop with negative polarity and have a reversed orientation. Archived Tiffs are saved. Adobe Photoshop used to reorient and crop images, invert image to positive polarity, set and neutralize shadow and highlight point, adjust midtone contrast, and desaturate color information. Second production tiff saved, retaining adjustments layers. Photoshop used to convert color profie from Adobe 1998, to sRGB, set resoltuion to 125 dpi and resize the largest pixel dimension of the image to 875. Display jpeg saved after resizing.
PublisherJoint Project of the University of Oregon Libraries and the Tamástslikt Cultural Institute of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla
Digital CollectionUniversity of Oregon. Libraries. Picturing the Cayuse, Walla Walla, and Umatilla Tribes.
Contributing InstitutionUniversity of Oregon Libraries
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